Orthodontic Aligners vs. Restorative

orthodontics vs restorative

Orthodontics vs. Restorative

What would you do in this case?

Orthodontics

✓ Movement into the proper position

✓ Minimal IPR

✓Addresses Lower Arch as well

✓ 120 Days plus retention

✗ Restorative/Esthetics work is still needed

✗ Ortho + Resto = COSTLY

Restorative

✓ Immediate Solution

✓ Esthetically pleasing

✓ More cost-effective

✗ 4 Teeth needed to restore for spacing

Chad Duplantis, D.D.S, F.A.G.D

Chad Duplantis, D.D.S, F.A.G.D

Dr. Chad Duplantis has been lecturing nationally on various aspects of Digital and CAD/CAM Dentistry, Restorative Implant Dentistry, and other topics. He has been published in numerous dental journals. He is also the co-founder of a social media group aimed at creating well-informed dentists and improving dental education.